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Thomas Charles FOSTER

Regimental number2201
Place of birthLondon, England
Age on arrival in Australia14
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFitter
AddressWest Leederville, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation45
Next of kinWife, Mrs M Foster, 27 Monger Street, West Leederville, Western Australia
Previous military servicePP forces in NSW with rank of Sergeant AMC.
Enlistment date12 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameHospital Transport Corps
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/104/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board RMS Mooltan on 24 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
FateDied of disease 21 June 1916
Place of death or woundingTidworth, England
Age at death46
Age at death from cemetery records46
Place of burialTidworth Military Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 170), North Tidworth, Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
18
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Ann FOSTER; husband of Mary FOSTER, 29 Northwood Street, West Leederville, Western Australia

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